Proof 1 Cent, Issued by Malaysia: Malaya and British Borneo, 1956
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Crowned and draped bust of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND; the artist's initials, CT, incuse on the bust truncation

Reverse Description

At centre within a bead circle, 1 / CENT; around within outer bead circle, MALAYA AND BRITISH BORNEO 1956

Edge Description



This is a Proof of Record example of the first 1 cent coin prepared for Malaya and British North Borneo. It was supplied to the Melbourne Branch of the Royal Mint from London, and was then sent to the National Gallery of Victoria.

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